Auction 96, Lot 178

"Archeological Map of Pajarito Park, Territory of New Mexico. New Mexico Normal University Expedition of 1900", Anon.

Subject: New Mexico

Period: 1900 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
25 x 21.2 inches
63.5 x 53.8 cm

A detailed examination of the area west of the San Ildefonso Pueblo on the Rio Grande to the Jemez Mountains. Extremely detailed at a scale of 1"=1mile. An interesting map for study of the area that locates cliff houses, stone communal houses of varying sizes, defensive stone outposts, pitfalls, reservoirs, trails and wagon roads. Bounded on the east by the Rio Grande River and the Jemez Mts on the west.

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Condition: A

Backed with Japanese tissue. Thin line of toning along folds, else fine.

Estimate: $100 - $120

Sold for: $85

Closed on 9/12/2001

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